The endorsement of registration identifies registered nurses and midwives with additional qualifications and specific expertise who meet the requirements of the relevant registration standard.
The endorsements for registered nurses are:
The endorsement for midwives is:
Note: Midwife practitioner - refer Position statement on midwife practitioners.
For more information about endorsement of registration, please refer to the following documents.
Registration standard: - Endorsement for scheduled medicines registered nurses (rural and isolated practice)
* Please note, the Registration standard: Endorsement for scheduled medicines registered nurses (rural and isolated practice) is currently transitioning to retirement and will be discontinued in 2022.
A notation records a limitation on the practice of a nurse/midwife. It is used to describe and explain the scope of a nurse/midwife’s practice by noting the limitations on that practice. The notation does not change the nurse/midwife’s scope of practice but may reflect the requirements of a registration standard.